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January 1977

Strangulated Eye

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Kampala, Uganda

Arch Ophthalmol. 1977;95(1):152. doi:10.1001/archopht.1977.04450010152017

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One week previous to examination, the right eye of this 38-year-old man was injured by a stick. The eye was proptosed, gangrenous, and desiccated, and the lids were in apposition behind the globe (Fig 1 and 2). The left eye was normal. Enucleation was performed, at which time no injury to the lids was found.

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